Men 6th, women 8th at Polar Bear Classic

Men 6th, women 8th at Polar Bear Classic

HARROD, Ohio -- The Heidelberg University golf teams competed at the Polar Bear Classic over the weekend, with the men finishing sixth and the women placing eighth. Joey Kurtz had the low score of the day, shooting a -2 69 at Colonial Hills Golfing Club.

Moving up one spot on Sunday, the men improved 17 strokes (323-306--629). Kurtz, who shot an 85 on Saturday, had a masterful day to improve 16 shots. He finished tied for 14th. Andrew Sikorski brought in a 77. Brock Jamison and Chance Campbell closed out the scoring with a pair of 80s.

The women's team dropped a spot in the team standings on Sunday, finishing with a +170 746.

Kerianne Murphy carded her second-straight 90, finishing 25th overall. Taylor Lewis improved three strokes, finishing with a 96 on Sunday. Christy Anzur also had a 96 on the day. Emma Saltsman was the fourth scorer in the second round, shooting a 103.

Weekend scores for the women: Murphy 90-90--180 (25); Anzur 92-96--188 (T33); Saltsman 88-103--191 (T36); Morgan Fultz 91-104--195 (T40); Lewis 99-96-195 (T40).

Weekend scores for the men: Kurtz 85-69--154 (T14); Sikorski 78-77--155 (T18); Jamison 76-80--156 (21); Campbell 84-80--164 (T38); Bryan Kennedy 85-85--170.

The women are back in action for a one-day tournament hosted by Lourdes University at Heatherdowns on Tuesday. The men return to action next Sunday for the two-day OAC Spring Invitational at Cumberland Trail.